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Practical matters How to find us Y. (Yasin) Koc, Dr

Research interests

I am a social psychologist broadly interested in the study of identity and intergroup processes. You can check out my lab and my work here at


Advancing research into the social psychology of sexual orientations and gender identities: Current research and future directions

A Systematic and Meta-Analytic Review of Identity Centrality among LGBTQ Groups: An Assessment of Psychosocial Correlates

Correction: Politicization of COVID-19 health-protective behaviors in the United States: Longitudinal and cross-national evidence

COVID-19 stressors and health behaviors: A multilevel longitudinal study across 86 countries

Identity integration matters: The case of parents working from home during the COVID-19 health emergency

Intentions to be Vaccinated Against COVID-19: The Role of Prosociality and Conspiracy Beliefs across 20 Countries

Lockdown Lives: A Longitudinal Study of Inter-Relationships Among Feelings of Loneliness, Social Contacts, and Solidarity During the COVID-19 Lockdown in Early 2020

Missing the good old days or connecting to the globe: Investigating outgroup attitudes through collective nostalgia and global identification

Pilot evaluation of a brief training video aimed at reducing mental health stigma amongst emergency first responders (the ENHANcE II study)

Predictors of adherence to public health behaviors for fighting COVID-19 derived from longitudinal data

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